Thursday, May 16, 2013

Mother's day high tea

This whole tea idea was unplanned. Things were hectic at work. Besides, the son is with Grandma in the home country. But a friend was greeting her Mom friends on FB, I was tagged on cards a couple times and it looked like people were bent on making the day something you wouldn't forget easily.  Well, they show me. I love celebrations so it didn't take long for me to decide that I was having tea after all.

I picked Coffee Beans by Dao, a posh cafe in a posh mall to celebrate Mother's Day with a girl friend. She's not a Mom but her niece just had a baby and that according to her makes her a Grandma. Sweet. I believe in treating the self from time to time, and of course it is such joy to have a friend to celebrate special occasions with.

The Moroccan mint tea (on collage) was a welcome taste as it was my first since 2010. Blueberry cheese cake is the specialty of the house and that's what I had. Yum!

Why does food look so inviting right after work? Yeah... work hard, party hard.

Or maybe it's just me. I'm a fan of food and I love to eat. I even like saying that ;)


  1. Oh yum -- good cheesecake just can't be topped (except with berries and whipped cream). Sounds like a heavenly day with luscious treats. For joy!

  2. ah, we usually reward ourselves with food, good food.:p

    the cheesecake looks delicious!

  3. What a wonderful post!!! Beautifully nostalgic collage!!! Brought a smile to my face! Cathy

  4. Celebrating the sweet stuff of life is always a good thing in my book.
    Cheers !

  5. The cheesecake looks delicious! I'm suddenly craving for one! :p :)

  6. Looks delicious. That cheesecake is so tempting. Have a fabulous week!

    Liz (mlc)

  7. You have just made me crave cheesecake now too. Such a sweet post. Cheers

  8. That cheesecake is calling me! :)

    Happy MMY!

    Maria @ LSS

  9. Elegant and fun time ~ great foods ~ Enjoy

  10. love that vintage creation (complete with the beverage stains)! food always looks good to me any time of the day! lol. :P

    thanks so much for sharing and linking over at Food Friday, Hazel
    enjoy the rest of the week!

  11. Come party with APIMP!
    I would love for you to share and link up at my TGIF Link Party.
    The party is open every Thursday night and closes Wednesday's at midnight.
    Hugs, Cathy

  12. Sounds like you had a wonderful mother's day. The cheesecakes definitely looks delicious!Thanks so much for sharing at the Creative HomeAcre Hop!
    Hope to see you again this week!



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